Adapted cinemas in Paris

Accessible cinema or films adapted for disabled people, in Paris.

A selection of cinemas adapted for disabled people

Cinémathèque française, Paris © OTCP - Amélie Dupont

The Bureau lists cinemas adapted for disabled people: rooms accessible to people with a physical disability, screenings adapted for people with a hearing or a visual disability. Information on the accessibility of each of these places, judged adapted, can be found in a descriptive listing on the PARISINFO.com website, by clicking on the tab 'disability'.

The contact details shown on the listing for each place will enable you to contact the cinema of your choice to gain more detailed information on the accessibility of the venue in relation to your disability.

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Adapted cultural entertainment
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N.B. Information on the accessibility of each place and activity listed can be found on their fact file under the tab ‘Disability’. Some information is self-declaratory. So, the Bureau advises you to contact places in advance of your visit to verify that the services are well suited to your needs. Contact information is available by clicking on the tab 'contact' of the fact files.

Cinema: adapted cinema screenings

Ciné-ma différence

With Ciné-ma différence, discover a network of cinema screenings open to everyone, adapted to autistic people or people with associated behaviour disorders. In Paris, the network includes the cinema Chaplin Denfert in the 14th arrondissement and the Majestic Passy in the 16th arrondissement.

Find out more:
Programme of adapted cinema screenings (in French)

Retour d'Image

The association Retour d'Image seeks to:
- Encourage people to reflect on how disabled people are portrayed, through a selection of cinematographic works;
- Ensure that there is accessibility for everyone through audio-description and subtitles for films, and interpretation in sign language for discussions;
- Encourage perceptions and sensibilities (the pleasure of shared cinema for greater enjoyment).

Find out more:
Programme of festivals (in French)
Programme of cinema screenings (Month Extra-ordinaire) (in French)